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Garden centres in AB not allowed cannabis seeds


July 12, 2018
By CTVNews.ca

Some garden centres in Alberta say they’re disappointed that the province won’t allow them to sell marijuana seeds or seedlings when recreational cannabis becomes legal in October.

Customers will be able to buy supplies at garden centres, but they’ll need to go to cannabis stores for seeds or plants.

Lisa Silva from Bluegrass Nursery in Calgary says customers are already asking her about how to grow cannabis.

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In Ontario, Quebec, P.E.I., Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick, cannabis will only be available from government-owned stores and/or online.

Alberta, Newfoundland and British Columbia have opted for a mix of government-run and privately-licensed stores, while Manitoba and Saskatchewan will offer only private stores. | READ MORE